Politic > Donald Trump

Union that represents entire continent of Africa blasts Trump for 'shithole countries' comment

One year ago   |   By

The African Union responded to President Donald Trump's description of African nations as "shithole countries."
"The African Union Mission wishes to express its infuriation, disappointment and outrage over the unfortunate comment made by Mr. Donald Trump," the union said.
Trump seemed to deny making the remark, but multiple senators from both parties that were in the meeting either confirmed or did not dispute it.
The African Union, an organization comprised of all 55 African nations, blasted President Donald Trump's comments that the continent contained "shithole countries."
"The African...
Read more ...

 

Chrissy Teigen Calls Out Ann Coulter for Response to Trump's Shithole Countries' Remark

Chrissy Teigen Calls Out Ann Coulter for Response to Trump's Shithole Countries' Remark

One year ago   |   By

Chrissy Teigen has rebuked Ann Coulter for her response to President Donald Trump reportedly referring to Haiti, El Salvador and some parts of Africa as “ shithole countries ” in a White House meeting about immigration.
Coulter tweeted about the alleged remark - which has sparked widespread international outrage - on Friday. “Announcing the opening of Shithole Air - Free, 1-way travel, back to the country of your choice,” she wrote.
Her comment prompted a retort from Teigen, who called out the the conservative pundit for taking advantage of a “racist, hateful marketplace.”
“I don't believe...
Read more ...

 

Paul Ryan is already giving up on his biggest goal for 2018

Paul Ryan is already giving up on his biggest goal for 2018

One year ago   |   By

House Speaker Paul Ryan has long wanted to enact entitlement reforms through cuts to Medicaid, Medicare, and Social Security.
Ryan said in December that he wanted to tackle the issue in 2018.
On Friday, Ryan admitted that these programs would not see changes in the upcoming legislative year.
House Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday admitted that his biggest "wish list" item isn't likely to happen in 2018.
Ryan has long wanted to enact reforms to entitlement programs - which usually takes the form of cuts to Medicaid, Medicare, and Social Security. But at an event in Wisconsin on Friday, he said...
Read more ...

 

Paul Ryan Calls Trump 'Shithole' Comments 'Very Unfortunate, Unhelpful'

Paul Ryan Calls Trump 'Shithole' Comments 'Very Unfortunate, Unhelpful'

One year ago   |   By

The House Speaker refrained from pointed criticism, but said the president's comments reminded him of the oppression his own family once faced.
Read more ...

 

Paul Ryan calls Trump's 'shithole countries' remark 'very unfortunate, unhelpful'

Paul Ryan calls Trump's 'shithole countries' remark 'very unfortunate, unhelpful'

One year ago   |   By

House Speaker Paul Ryan said Friday it was "very unfortunate" and "unhelpful" of President Donald Trump to refer to foreign nations as "shithole countries."
Ryan said his ancestors from Ireland faced similar comments when they came to the US.
House Speaker Paul Ryan said Friday it was "very unfortunate" that President Donald Trump used the term "shithole" to describe Haiti and African countries the previous day in a discussion with lawmakers on immigration at the White House.
"So, first thing that came to my mind: very unfortunate, unhelpful," Ryan said, adding that his own ancestors who...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Donald Trump      Travel      Ann coulter      Celebrities      Chrissy Teigen      Twitter      Congress      Election      Republicans  


Supreme Court Agrees To Hear A Second Amendment Case For The First Time In 9...

Supreme Court Agrees To Hear A Second Amendment Case For The First Time In 9 Years

The appeal was filed by three New York residents and New York's National Rifle Association. Read more ...

Los Angeles Teachers Union Reach Agreement With District Amid Strike

Los Angeles Teachers Union Reach Agreement With District Amid Strike

The strike has lasted six school days and impacted nearly half a million students. Read more ...

Senator's Divorce Papers Reveal a VP Surprise

Senator's Divorce Papers Reveal a VP Surprise

It seems that Mike Pence wasn't Donald Trump's first choice to be vice president. The revelation comes via an unusual Read more ...

Trump's 'Compromise' Immigration Offer To Democrats Includes Major Changes...

Trump's 'Compromise' Immigration Offer To Democrats Includes Major Changes Restricting Asylum Law

The proposal would gut asylum laws for Central American minors - which critics are calling a poison pill. Read more ...

Supreme Court Takes 1st Gun Case In Nearly A Decade, Possibly With Big...

Supreme Court Takes 1st Gun Case In Nearly A Decade, Possibly With Big Consequences

Depending on how narrowly or broadly the court rules, it has a majority now to affect gun rights and restrictions in a dramatic way. Read more ...

Trump: I Told Sanders 'Not to Bother' With Briefings

Trump: I Told Sanders 'Not to Bother' With Briefings

Tuesday will be the 35th straight day without a news briefing at the White House, which is the longest stretch since they began under President Clinton, reports ABC News. The... Read more ...

American Held In Russia Unwittingly Got Thumb Drive With State Secrets...

American Held In Russia Unwittingly Got Thumb Drive With State Secrets, Lawyer Says

When a Russian citizen handed him a memory stick, Paul Whelan thought it contained travel snapshots, his lawyer told reporters. Whelan was denied bail at his first court... Read more ...

FBI agents offer shocking warnings about the government shutdown's effect on...

FBI agents offer shocking warnings about the government shutdown's effect on US safety

The FBI Agents Association, which represents almost all active FBI agents, is calling for an end of the partial government shutdown, saying the current lapse in funds is... Read more ...

First event in Atlanta for Patriots, Rams: ‘Super Bowl Opening Night' at...

First event in Atlanta for Patriots, Rams: ‘Super Bowl Opening Night' at State Farm Arena

When the Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots arrive in Atlanta next week, the first major item on their itinerary will be “Super Bowl Opening Night,” a combination of... Read more ...

Covington Catholic Students In Blackface Underline Race Issues At Private School

Covington Catholic Students In Blackface Underline Race Issues At Private School

New allegations of racism have cropped up just as students and parents deny the last ones. Read more ...